Escada sponsored the fund-raiser, which drew droves of elegant patrons to its Upper East Side galleries Thursday evening.
“Whatever I do has to be my vision of it,” says the singer whose Netflix concert special premieres on Nov. 22.
While some retailers expressed concern over the label’s future, or in at least one case, fear of a consumer boycott, Bergdorf Goodman’s Linda Fargo pledged the store’s support for the brand.
The former “Vampire Diaries” actress is a fan of Armani. Dior, Zac Posen and Marcesha — the label she wore recently as a bridesmaid for her friend Julianne Hough’s wedding.
The duchess wore Marchesa at Buckingham Palace.
The site, which carries sizes 10 to 20, offers runway fashions by Michael Kors, Prabal Gurung, Marchesa, Badgley Mischka, La Ligne and more.